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Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 7:00pm EDT
. some are leaning on taxpayers to make up the difference. i'll show you how charleston, west virginia, is raising revenues and cutting costs so it can pay its pensions. >> reporter: the city is about to impose .005 cents sales tax and is charging everyone a $2 a week fee. >> we've got that story and much more as real money continues. keep it right here. antonio mora brings you smart conversation that challenges the status quo with unexpected opinions and a fresh outlook. including yours. >> bankruptcy hearings resumed in detroit and has folks i with underfunded pensions worried. that's forcing some local governments to turn to taxpayers who were not supposed to be on the hook for pensions to shell out more money. reporting on one west virginia city taking extraordinary steps to stay out of bankruptcy and to keep those pensioners paid. >> reporter: charleston, west virginia, first responders dealing today with a barricaded gunman. after 20 years on the job they have access to healthcare and are guaranteed generous pensions. >> oh, it's sweet. you could retire with $50,000 a year for life.
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 8:30am EDT
charleston, west virginia, is raising revenues and cutting costs so it can pay its pensions. >> reporter: the city is about to impose .005 cents sales tax and is charging everyone a $2 a week fee. >> we've got that story and much more as real money continues. keep it right here. what happens when social media uncovers unheard, fascinating news stories? it drives discussion across america. share your story on tv and online. my name is jonathan betz. i'm from dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor for al jazeera america. >>my name is ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas. >>i'm kim bondy. >>nicole deford. >>and i'm from new orleans. >>san francisco, california. when i was a little kid, i just really loved the news. >>news was always important in my family. >>i knew as a kid that was exactly what i wanted to do. >>i learned to read by reading the newspaper with my great-grandfather every morning. >>and i love being able to tell other people stories. >>this is it, i want to be a part of this. >>this is what really drove me to al jazeera america. >>a. >> >> >> bankruptcy hearings resumed in
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 2:30am EDT
supposed to be on the hook for pensions to shell out more money. reporting on one west virginia city taking extraordinary steps to stay out of bankruptcy and to keep those pensioners paid. >> reporter: charleston, west virginia, first responders dealing today with a barricaded gunman. after 20 years on the job they have access to healthcare and are guaranteed generous pensions. >> oh, it's sweet. you could retire with $50,000 a year for life. >> reporter: but the residents are dealing with the payout that could easily exceed $1 million for each retiree. there the is so little fun that they're dipping in their general fund to keep the pensioners paid, and that general fund used to pay for street keening and salaries. >> we were paying 8% of our budgets into these retirement pensions. now we're paying 11.3% and it will go out. >> reporter: the mayor stopped pay out to the pension fund, in 2009 charleston had one of the country's worst funded pensions. it only had $0.24 for every dollar it promised to pay retirees. in all, the 100 largest cities in america were underfunded by $9 billion
FOX News
Aug 3, 2013 9:00am PDT
. democratic senator manchin confronts his own party leader for the war on coal. the west virginia leader how he is planning to fight the new head of the environmental protection agency. >> and behind memphis bombing bow- toy business. you will want to meet mo. america's news headquarters starts right now. hello, everybody. we begin with what has everyone talking this woke week. a global warning from the state department. two dozen consulates will be closed tomorrow because of a massive terrorist threat. some are questions about the timing and how the administration is handling this. molly is joining us live. >> president obama we are learning was briefed on the potential al-qaeda terrorist threat and there is two prongs of how the obama administration is handling the terror attack. warning all americans about international travel spectacularly in the midoast and north africa. and two embassies and consulates will close as a precaution. tomorrow is also president obama's birthday and the now president of iowa ran is supposed to be worn in. before the president left to play golf he got an
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 5:00am EDT
showers northern maryland, washington county near home invasiontown to west virginia, martinsburg is getting wet, i think that's going to stay north of the metro area so anything will be light, short lived and not very widespread, however, things are going to be changing as we head into the afternoon hours for today and there you can see our weather headlines featuring warm and muggy conditions. we'll see some showers and thundershowers this afternoon that could produce some heavy downpours and there could be some standing water on some of the roadways as that heavy rain comes down. but the weekend, which, of course, is upon us -- happy friday, by the way -- are looking better. we can't rule out showers altogether this weekend but the majority of it is looking better. we'll have that in your end in in a few minutes. right now from the belfort furniture weather center, we need to go to wtop, amanda is out today and bob bob is in the wtop traffic center. >> 295 moving well into town, no issues coming in on pennsylvania avenue or on route 50. we're steady headed through annapolis and bo
NBC
Aug 12, 2013 5:00pm EDT
weather systems, of the great lakes. some showers and storms heading across the west virginia mountains. a cold front will be coming through with showers and thunderstorms tomorrow. on either side of that front, another bit of good weather comes in for the week. >> it is the day after more than 25,000 fans showed up at a training camp practice. this afternoon, the ravens return back to training camp. is there.usky >> back to the grind. of hundred -- a couple hundred fans here at owings mills. the one difference, the return of former and now current wide receiver branden stowevalley. 1989 fourth down -- fourth round draft pick play with guys like ray lewis. the reasons the ravens brought him back, he is a 15-year veteran of 89 career interceptions and 39 touchdowns. they wanted another receiver in the competition makes who has experience and could possibly become a reliable third-down option for joe flacco. branden stedwick ahman was played for the indianapolis colts and seattle and of course, the ravens, he said a peace going to come back to the nfl, this would be the place to do it. --
ABC
Aug 27, 2013 5:30pm PDT
. take a look at this. these boxes stacked in a west virginia closet are blazing fast, high speed routers. you paid for them, 20 grand each. they're unused. the state bought too many and the wrong ones. one and a quarter million just in this closet gathering dust for three years now, enough for a year's pay for 30 teachers. that's not all. congressional investigators questioned other spending asking if up to $230 million was wasted. >> it's the people's dollars that we're dealing with. none of it should be wasted. in this case it's obscene. >> reporter: in west virginia alone, $14 million wasted according to the state auditor there. critics worry about where the money was spent. when they did use those routers in west virginia, they put some in places like this, the small community library in shepherdstown. there are less than 5,000 annual visitors to this library who now have screaming fast service, but two local high schools nearby got none of those routers. >> of course the high schools should get it. >> i don't think the government really does a good job spending money at all.
CBS
Aug 19, 2013 6:00am EDT
back for faulkner county, virginia, morgan county, west virginia, what is the other one? >> fredrick. >> i know we talk about this every year, we talked about about this earlier. if we forgot about a county, we apologize. >> kids don't read books, it is all ipads and computers. >> is it all on that? >> they are trending. >> everybody has to have a laptop or something, ipad. tablet. that is the word i am looking for. >> that was on the list. >> they are providing them. >> all of their assignments will be on there. >> modern technology. you have to evolve or get left behind. >> the book bags that weigh too much. pretty soon you'll just have a tablet. >> everything will be e-mail. >> i have five seconds for west. 66 reagan national. little warmer than yesterday. clouds in the live shot. chance for scattered showers. best chance this afternoon. a lot of what you see south and west isn't making it north. in time for the redskins game, showers will be east. we should be dry and temperatures in the 70s. that is great for people headed out for early celebration of the season. 81, few showers
CBS
Aug 7, 2013 5:00pm EDT
minutes. the heaviest activity by far is in west virginia, where we've had some reports of very heavy rain. two inches or more in hardy county, west virginia. that's moving slowly off to the east. should not impact the baltimore region. but it may impact portions of maybe frederick, washington or allegheny county. although looks like it will be moving off to the east and northeast very, very slowly. most of that will die out. we have a risk of more shower activity developing overnight. temperature-wise, we've got a little warmer today. got up to 81. last hour. now we're down to 79. 84 in d.c. and easton. 85, pax river. but the dew point is back up to a very humid 72 degrees. so talking about temperatures. chelsea is in the outback with a look at temperatures this summer. august, july. some very interesting numbers. chelsea? >> reporter: thanks, bob. when you think about it, it's been rather cool over the past couple of days. take a look at this graphic. in fact, the last time we saw a temperature in the 90s was on july 21st. that's about 17 days okay, when we had -- days ago. when we had a
ABC
Aug 7, 2013 5:00pm EDT
blossoming in northern west virginia and in the cumberland area if your travels take you out to west of hancock, west of hagerstown, there will be wet roads in that direction. cope that in mind. hoist, for most of us staying dry. now future radar indicating just hit or miss activity. as owe go beyond that no the day on friday looks like more robust showers breaking out and lasting no friday evening. wherever your travels may take you realize the showers and storms could be in the offing as we push toward the tame and of the week. this is a great asset to have. you'll get the watches and warnings wherever you are. annapolis today a gray, ugly sky, man, little sun breaks through here and there but not much. pretty robust chop on the seven river on a -- severn river. 79 at bwi. dew point 72. humidity has come up. days getting ever shorter. we're a matter of days before our sun sets before 8 p.m. so that will be a sign of back to school. still have some summer left. you can probably get out on the lakes. watch out for a passing shower. the possibility at left of a stray thunderstorm there.
CBS
Aug 8, 2013 12:00pm EDT
any rain immediately in the area, that rain is now in west virginia and moving in our direction, we do have cloud cover. those clouds come with dew points, some moisture out there and we'll talk about that, the dew point up around 71 degrees. feeling very tropical. 80 degrees at bwi, 08 83 elkton, 72 oakland. this is going to be lingering for a little bit. nobody knows that anymore than a man outside the black tip reef. outside to marty bass with the wjz mobile weather lab. >> reporter: thank you very much. good afternoon. this is like a bad day even in miami. it's that humid and the air is barely moving. we're at the wjz mobile weather lab. i want to show you conditions right out here outside of the aquarium. 64% humidity. here's the rub of the afternoon. as we take a look at the winds they're coming out of the southwest. we can chart gusts, we can chart direction. they are consistent and barely moving out of the southwest. that means an increased humidity level through the afternoon. that always means those showers that tim was talking about down to our southwest are on a beeline dir
ABC
Aug 28, 2013 1:40am PDT
found $1 million wasted in a single closet in west virginia on the washington watch dog beat. [ modem handshaking ] >> reporter: speed, we crave it on the internet. a fast connection. we need it to remain competitive in a global economy says the president. >> to harness the full power of the internet. that means faster and more widely available broadband. >> reporter: the to spread broadband the government came up with $7 billion and thousands of communities have been hooked up. but take a look at this -- these boxes stacked up in a west virginia closet are blazing fast, high speed routers, you paid for them $20,000 each. they're unused. the state bought too many and the wrong ones. $1.25 million in this closet gathering dust for nearly three years now. enough for a year's pay for 30 teachers. that's not all. congressional investigators questioned other spending asking if up to $230 million was wasted. >> the people's dollars that we are dealing with. none of it should be wasted. in this case, it's obscene. >> reporter: in west virginia alone, $14 million wasted according to the state
FOX Business
Aug 4, 2013 2:00am EDT
out. rich, a fact is, job growth in this country and energy and thinking of wheeling, west virginia and pennsylvania and like your home state of north dakota and the reasons at jobs are createdhere en masse is because of nural gas and carbon energy and not alternative energy products. >> yeah, it is a great up side and surprise, and no thanks dow to the administration on this. this is entrepreneurs, technologies like horizontal drilling and so forth. the thing i find funny about gin mccar her degree was in social anthropology with an emphasis on small animals and primitive cultures. she knows nothing about economics and nothing about economic growth and nothing about science and nothing about pollution. what is next? we are getting to a joke point here. >> emac, the president himself is speaking out as an authority on job recreation and bettles the idea that carbon energy products like e co stone poip line create role jobs, >> they cope on talking out an oil poip line that come down from canada and create 50 permant jobs. that is not a job's plan. >> but while the president belittled ca
FOX News
Aug 3, 2013 8:30am PDT
reaction and west virginia senator joe manchin said the white white is waging a war on coal. we'll sit down with the senator and have all of the headlines coming up in 20 minutes. stay with us. you sign up and you are a full if you are on social security and low income and disable. >> nothing phony about the story. now report people are signing up and getting fro phone service subsidized for tax servicine though they don't need. mexican billionaire is reportedly making a fortune off of this u.s. government program. is it time to disconnect it good. >> yes, it is a $2.2 billion program and we who pay our phone bills pay a tax every month to pay for the program. and one thing that gets missed with the obama care infamous woman talking about social security, disability and welfare and running off the list and on top subsidizing cell phones for the people. having a cell phone is not a right. james o'keefe did an undercover investigation showing that people not qualified for the phones are selling them back and getting drug money. it is past time the fraud and waste and abuse and that the p
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 6:00am EDT
pretty cool. satellite and radar not picking up on a whole lot in maryland but in west virginia we have heavy rain coming in across the area. this is courtesy of a disturbance working into the area ahead of a cold front and a few more riding along cold front as we go -- along the cold front as we go through the rest of the day until it passes tonight. going outside in havre de grace, gorgeous. a beautiful sunrise this morning. and we will get sunshine in here as we go throughout the day. and that's why i will call it partly cloudy with a chance for isolated and scattered showers and storms in the forecast for us. now in terms of temperatures, this is what we are dealing with this morning. we are at 73 degrees in baltimore right now. annapolis at 71. glenwood is at 69 degrees. and good morning hickory. you are at 68 degrees right now. centerville 71. northeast 68. mardela springs coming in at 69 degrees. and at the surface, this is what's going on. so this is the cold front that's i am talking about. this will move through by tonight hear are the dis-- here are the disturbances. the
FOX News
Aug 29, 2013 7:00pm PDT
tv. would you spend $14 million to shove a bunch of unused equipment in a closet in west virginia? well, you did. it gets worse. news political director rick klein joins us. this broke on abc world news tonight. we couldn't help having to do it too. >> part of the stimulus plan was $7 billion in high-speed internet access going to rural areas. a big chunk went to west virginia. the state auditor stepped in and found an incredible amount of waste including one closet that had more than a million dollars worth of high-speed internet routers that had too much capacity for the intended use for. it's been three years and they're still sitting there with the wrappers on. >> why aren't they being used? they can't be used? >> there's too many of them. they bought too many of them. where they have been used, we're talking about tiny libraries, some with one computer terminal. they bought the cadillac of routers, things with tens of thousands of users. they are way too much capacity for what they are. some of the library, they're so heavy, they had to build extra shelving to hold them. >> can we
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 6:30am EDT
in west virginia and also western maryland. this is working its way off towards the east. so before it's all said and done we could get showers and storms. more isolated and scattered in nature as we continue through the morning. and possibly still linger as we go into the -- lingering as we go into the afternoon. we are waiting for the cold front to move through and it will bring in the drier and milder air n ellicott city, we have-- air. in ellicott city we have clouds. partly cloudy to partly sunny across the area. in terms of temperatures this morning, well we are on the warm side. you can see 70s around the upper 60s around as well. and this is what you can expect planning the day. 86 will be the high temperature by this afternoon. let's check the traffic now with lauren. >> reporter: well, we have a mass tranceth alert to tell you about -- tranceet alert to tell -- tranceth alert to tell you about -- transit alert. there's a bus bridge that's in place. and be aware utility work in the area has shut down beaver dam road at warren road. more problems to tell you about out in how
KOFY
Aug 27, 2013 9:00pm PDT
take a look at this. these boxes stacked up in west virginia closet are blazing fast high speed router. you paid for them the. 20 grand each. they are unused. the state bought too many and the wrong ones. one and a quarte quarterer million dollars just in this closet gathering dust for nearly three years now. enough for a year teachers. the that's not all. congressional investigators question other spending asking if up to 230 million dollars was wasted. >> people dollars we are deal w.none of it should be wasted. in this case it's object scene. >> west virginia alone 14 million dollars wasted according to the state auditor there. and critic worry about where the money was spent when they did use the routers in west virginia, they put some in places like this. the small community library in shepherd town. less than 5000 annual visitors to this library who now have screening fasten net service but 2 local high school near by got none of those fast routers. >> of course high school should get it. >> i don't think the government really does a good job spending money at all. >> is
CNN
Aug 3, 2013 5:00pm PDT
tootie, a retired shop clerk from griffithsville, west virginia. for someone who is 91, she is still doing remarkably well, still living in her own house where, like most of us, she hopes to live out the final chapter of her life. she is witty and resilient, even if she is a bit uncompromising, and she's also my grandma. hey, good-looking! >> well, welcome to tootie's bed and breakfast. >> how are you, pretty lady? >> well, i'm here. >> you look good. did you go to the doctor last week? >> uh-huh. >> yeah? what did the doctor say? >> you're in good shape. >> yeah. >> he did. >> the doctor said you're good. you're clear. and she said i can stay by myself? and he said if that's what you want, you can. >> when i had my first heart attack, he said she can't be left alone, for three months. and that's been four years ago. they all say i'm doing fine. >> yeah. how often do you come by, i mean days week? >> about two. >> she takes care of my house and her house, and she is my gardner, my chauffeur. >> even though tootie still lives in her own home, she still needs help on a daily basis. >>
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 6:00am EDT
super doppler you can see them into northern maryland and west virginia and winchester you're getting a little bit wet at this time as well. not terribly heavy but as i say an umbrella will be good. dry and cloudy, breaks in clouds here and there. 75 in gaithersburg, 73 in culpeper, 73 in martinsburg and the temperature in annapolis this morning is 77 degrees. we're going to stay pretty socked in in the clouds through the morning hours, midday nice break, then heavy downpours late in the day. the cold front stalled out just off to our west and that's what's been keeping us in that unsettled weather pattern. the jet stream on top of us as well. but i think we're going to make a little progress as we head through the night tonight and through tomorrow and the weekend forecast has improved. pretty good since yesterday as well. our futurecast will show you those chances of showers lingering through about the middle of the morning. i think it will steer clear of the metro through the morning but this afternoon you can see things will start to kick up once again. we could see heavy rain at ti
NBC
Aug 9, 2013 6:00pm EDT
stretch of the country from oklahoma to west virginia, be prepared for another drenching and more flooding. the rain totals have been astounding. in some places, ten inches in a single night. destroying homes, businesses and turning some streets into raging rapids. and tonight, there have been more deaths. nbc's kerry sanders is in nashville for us again tonight. kerry, what's it look like there now? >> good evening, lester. with more rain looming, there's a race to get soaked carpet, drywall, furniture, just about anything inside houses out before mold begins to grow. this pile behind me is just from one house here in nashville. it's a scene repeated across 17 states. hit by wicked weather. >> we're in a car that's flooding! >> the torrential rain sweeping across the midwest claimed another victim this morning. a 60-year-old man in oklahoma city was swept away in a flash flood while trying to pull his wife and daughter to safety from their stalled car. police found his body a short time later, nearly six blocks away, bringing the death toll from these storms to three. the heavy s
NBC
Aug 12, 2013 6:00pm EDT
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ABC
Aug 9, 2013 6:00pm EDT
ever. 63 professional competition teams as far away from arizona. teams from west virginia competing in the amateur event. 21 food vendors. nearly 100 exhibitors and crafters. this is the place to be. >> all day long. 50 competition teams or so. the grand prize is approaching $3,000. >> $2800 plus an automatic invite to the american royal, jack daniels invitational. >> one last thought,al a harford county local, what does it mean to you to see this event grow so much each year? >> i came here from baltimore 10 creditors ago. this is amazing to see everybody come out and enjoy themselves. live music. it's amazing. >> you get the fresh air and the great atmosphere and really good food. >> it is. >> we'll show you the forecast. take a look at that. pulled pork from the smoke house boast, about 12 hours in the making. that's one sample of what people can get. >> a little glimpse of the professionals. >> if only they can smell it. >> outstanding job. let's give you the rest of the forecast for the maryland barbecue bash 2013. chance for a passing shower by 9:00, 10:00. come on up. you sti
ABC
Aug 19, 2013 5:00pm EDT
the region this evening across the mid-atlantic. skies have cleared back into west virginia, ohio, pennsylvania. we're under the mid-level cloud cover. you can see what action we have has been bottled up. it's down into virginia and north carolina. society up at the surface, it's improving. we have a couple double areas of high pressure. it helps clear the skies and bring the sun back. it will mean so much hotter weather. the stationary boundary is close enough to bring the clouds. if you look at temperatures and roll forward in time. tomorrow warming up some. mid-80s for much of the baltimore area. 90 toward richmond. we'll crank the numbers up more as the heat builds into the day on wednesday. we're talking upper 80s and could touch 90 toward wednesday, thursday of this week. by the way the tropics are quiet, a cluster of thunderstorms off southwest florida. quiet, even as we push into the peak of the hurricane season late august into september. we should see more activity. tonight down to 64. skies clearing but patchy fog could impact late tonight and into your morning commute.
MSNBC
Aug 13, 2013 12:00pm PDT
latest installment of virginia politics, starring yours truly krystal ball. today it's actually west virginia and an up-and-comer named rod snyder. he just wrapped up two terms as president of the young democrats of america. with rod at the helm, the group helped burn for lgbt rights and made major progress toward marriage equality. last week was time for rod to clear up some unfinished business of his own by coming out in a poignant letter to his fellow young democrats. certainly grab our attention, so we wanted to grab a few minutes with rod in the guest spot. rod, thank you so much for joining us. it's great to see you. to start with, congratulations. >> thanks so much, krystal. appreciate you having me on the show. >> of course. in your letter that you sent out to your fellow young dems, you said, i'm a christian, an american, a west virginian, a young democrat, a rural advocate, a singer/song writer, a brother, a son, a grandson, a nephew, uncle, and a gay man. you belong to a lot of different communities. how are all of those different communities reacting to your news that you
ABC
Aug 21, 2013 5:00pm EDT
and storms near west virginia. that will be the kind of day we have. a partly sunny start to the day but things change. more on that and a look in detail at your most accurate weekend forecast coming up. >>> new information about the man who walked into an atlanta elementary school yesterday armed with an ak47. >> we have more on his background, his medical condition and the woman with nerves of steel who talked him down. >> classes resumed at the school. the man accused of terrorizing them, michael brandon hill, faces terrorist threats and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. hill has a history of mental health issues and a troubled past. his brother said it was only a matter of time before he went off. >> i couldn't tell you what his mind-set was when he went in there. i can tell you he's got a long hex of medical disorders and including bipolar. >> reporter: we're learning more about that hero book keep are antoinette tuft. she single handedly talked him down. >> he said no one loved him. >> i said i loved him. she spent hours with hill, convincing him to put the gun down
CBS
Aug 22, 2013 11:00pm EDT
together out here through western maryland and the panned handle of west virginia. tomorrow morning it spins storms down south during the afternoon hours and then we see the frontal system clearing. so it has this model in particular has been slowing down the passage of the frontal boundary by a little bit so we'll take that into consideration with our forecast. 72 a shower possible around the front and that's why you'll see us calling for a morning shower and thundershower south of d.c. let's wrap it up with our seven-day forecast. beautiful looking weekend. monday looks like it will be mostly sunny as well. a lot of kids are heading back to school next week. it's going to be warm. showers asked -- scattered about. enjoy the weekend and enjoy lindsay murphy. shows up next. >> -- she's up next. >> thank you, sue. >> mike shanahan has released his plans for saturday's game versus the bills. today robert griffin iii fined $10,000 for wearing the operation patience t-shirt game on monday. in the article fletcher revealed he suffered a concussion last preseason and he and the team never pu
NBC
Aug 7, 2013 5:00pm EDT
out of west virginia. severe weatherd associated with it. this has yet to be extended into western maryland. watch out if you live in the southwestern corner. in any of these could produce stronger winds, hail as well. they are really packing a point of this point. this one moving towards the north and east. most of the entity in western maryland. all whole cluster of thunderstorms stretching back to ohio. many bringing heavy downpours and potential for hail as well. especially concerned about this moving toward state college. this is the strong winds pushing out from the center of the storm. that means good potential for wind damage. that is why state college does have a severe thunderstorm warning at this point. otherwise a general severe thunderstorm watch across southwestern pennsylvania as any storm could be on the strong side. the storms are going to be a lot more scattered. we do not have the same amount of energy to work with. watch out for a thunderstorm at any point this evening. mostly cloudy tonight with a couple of showers from midnight and beyond. upper 60's out into
FOX News
Aug 11, 2013 3:00am PDT
destructive for west virginia. >> so the president hasn't hid his anti-coal agenda. he's been pretty straightforward about it. he doesn't like coal, doesn't think we should get our power from coal. tell me the effects on your state of that policy. how has it hurt west virginia? >> it's going to be devastating. and you're right, tucker, he talked about in his first term about his environmental policy. but he has gotten a lot more specific in recent years, and certainly in the last few months and now into his final term, he has doubled down on his attack of the coal industry, the coal jobs, the things that fuel west virginia. what this will mean for west virginia is significant loss of jobs. we have 60,000 miners in west virginia, and that industry is going to take a real hit. but it's not just the miner families and their children and the benefits and the retirees that depend upon those jobs to pay their pension and health care benefits. it also means increased utility rates for all of west virginians. >> yeah. >> you know, over 90% of the fuel powered in west virginia is coal driven.
FOX News
Aug 11, 2013 6:00am EDT
party. west virginia state senator evan jenkins is leaving the democratic party after 20 years and joining the republican party to run for congress. why has he changed parties? he joins us now to explain. senator jenkins, thanks a lot for coming on. so you've been a democrat -- >> it's great to be with you. >> -- for 20 years. have you changed or has the party changed? >> it's clear that the party changed, and the agendas being driven out of washington. i've served currently in the legislature for 17 years. i've championed issues like jobs opportunity for west virginians, secure financial future for our retirees. we balance our budget, fiscally responsible. i've been a democratic conservative over these number of years, but i've seen what has happened in washington, driven by obama and his left-leaning, left-liberal agenda and the impact that it's having on our state, our jobs, our families, our children, our retirees, and this war on coal is just him doubling down on something that's going to be very destructive for west virginia. >> so the president hasn't hid his anti-coal agend
FOX News
Aug 29, 2013 10:00pm PDT
unused equipment in a closet in west virginia? well, you did. and it gets worse. the story broke on world news tonight. what happened? >> so part of the stimulus plan was $7 billion in high speed internet access going to rural communities primarily. a big chunk of this money went to west virginia. and that's where the state auditor stepped in and found waist. one closet had more than a million dollars worth of high speed internet routers that first of all had too much capacity for even what their intended use was, but they don't have a use for them. they've been sitting there in storage. and they're still sitting there with the wrappers on. >> why are they not being used? >> there's too many of them. and where they have been used -- here's the thing. we're talking about tiny libraries. they went out and bought the cadillac of routers, things that are for universities, hospitals. things with tens of thousands of yusers. some of the libraries, they're so heavy they had to build extra shelving just to hold these things. >> can we turn them in and get a refund? >> have you tried getting
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 8:00pm EDT
. >> meteorologist: it is a very stormy night for people across west virginia. right now we're looking at thunderstorms making their way through. take a look at the wall here and look at the thunderstorms that are making their way across virginia, west virginia, and new jersey seeing rain as well. i think as we go through the rest of the even time frame most of the showers will edge think way out to the lappet. the cooler air, and some people are seeing that. new york city at 73 degrees. boston, 63 degrees, a big cooldown for you, and portland, maine, 65. now tomorrow temperatures will rebound so the morning lows will come back to 80 degrees. and cleveland is going to be seeing about 73 degrees there. through the rest of the week and through the weekend washington doesn't look too bad in terms of your labor day weekend except for monday. that is when we're going to see active weather. last people traveling back to their destinations. this is not just for washington but new york, boston. monday is not going to be a very good travel day at all. down towards the south we saw a lot of rain sh
ABC
Aug 18, 2013 4:00am PDT
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NBC
Aug 13, 2013 5:00am EDT
the overnight, and notice how this stretches all the way back to west virginia where they have been dealing with flash flooding here, and so we have this line, and several hours to go, potentially. places like haggardstown, where we think you can get the heaviest of downpours. notice the rain just west of washington, d.c. we are expecting that to move in later within the next half an hour to an hour at the most. stretching down towards warrington, and then some heavier rain into the panhandle of west virginia at this time. we also have some showers here, north of frederiksberg, but life super dopler not showing anything in terms of lightening in those areas. that's all staying up to the authority and east, you had over an inch now, about half on inch in westminster. and 1,800th of an inch in monrovia, you could get anywhere between one and three inches. that's where the flash flood watch has been issued. we have cloudy skies. 70 is nine, very warm, in quantity coe. our cold front comes through later today, so right now the warm front is lifting up to the north, the cold front comes
FOX News
Aug 9, 2013 3:00am EDT
nicer. i grew up in the dc area, but i moved to west virginia, and i remember the very first day i was in west virginia and this guy just approached me on the street. i am running through the checklist on my head. is he trying to sell me something? is he trying to rob me? is he like a patient pedophile? no, just a nice guy and it blew my mind. what else am i missing here? >> and he sodomized you. >> the bait and switch. >> exactly. but you know, hey, you live and learn when you are there. bill, you slept in dumpsters all over the country. which are the most hoss -- hospitable? >> well, it has nothing to do with your politics, but don't get me started on austin, texas, ie, romney country. >> it is southern. >> but it is -- >> but what came first, the southernness? the southern people welcomed the liberals to austin, thank you very much. >> it is their safe haven. >> it is not new haven. it is a safe haven. >> it is the only texas city. and that is the only one that is not liberal. >> why are you looking at my notes? >> you have a list of the things. the friendliest places are all chemic
CBS
Aug 8, 2013 11:00pm EDT
across portions of ohio, west virginia. most of it's died out. still a batch of light showers could hit us overnight. and then tomorrow this front approaches from the west. there is drier air behind it. i think it may get just south of baltimore. we might see some drying on saturday north of the city. otherwise, stay humid with a risk of scattered showers over the weekend. winds at the bay southwest at 10 knots. overnight, a few showers possible here and there. 72 tomorrow, back up to 87, showers, and maybe a heavier thunderstorm. could be flooding downpours in some spots as we saw yesterday and today. 88 on saturday. not posting any showers except south of us. sunday a little better -- 87 and 86. temperatures near normal. slight chance of a shower monday and again on tuesday. >> thank you, bob. coming up, ravens play their first game since the super bowl. >> starting over with the first pre-season game at tampa bay. we have more coming up in sports. ,,,,,, caramel mocha. caramel almond. caramel turtle. [ sighs ] that would've been awkward. with dunkin's caramel iced coffee flavors, the
NBC
Aug 28, 2013 11:00am EDT
western maryland, just now making its way into the panhandle of west virginia. this is the second wave of rain. we had the first wave come through this morning. now that's south of us. getting a couple moderate showers northern neck of virginia, parts of southern maryland. that's tibing to advance to the south and east. right now, the close-up view of the radar is showing right around the metro area, we have just a few light showers. now just to our south and east, those are going to be continuing to advance off to the southeast of us. right now, i'm watching this area of some moderate rain. there's even some thunder and lightning associated with that. it is way up into southern pennsylvania. that area of moderate rain is probably going to be into the metro area. and for the events on the mall, unfortunately, by around 2:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon, we'll begin to see that moving in. we'll take a look at that in detail. and we'll look at the rest of your week and weekend in a couple minutes, aaron. >> reporter: before the events started to get under way, there was a large crowd that gathe
ABC
Aug 19, 2013 5:00am EDT
offshore. however, there are scattered showers developing over west virginia and some will make it into the city. we are forecasting the possibility of some scattered showers developing after the lunch going into the evening. in the a washout all day but we have to reflect the forecast to keep those scattered showers in play. so in howard county a lot of clouds today. maybe a peek or two of sunshine but that's not the story today. 78, 81 in laurel. so, well below average. should be around 85 this time of the year. this is maryland's most accurate planner. we are the most accurate station in the whole viewing area. sunshine and clouds today. 69 degrees. 71 fairly cloudy at 10 this morning. and by lunchtime, if you are going to have lunch outdoors you may be dodging a couple scattered showers. 74 gets us to 80 and it's a humid reading on 76 around the 8:00 hour. 90 degrees oh you bet you. we will show you maryland's most accurate 7-day forecast coming up in a little bit. this is lauren cook who is the most accurate traffic anchor in the entire state of maryland. >> reporter: absolute
ABC
Aug 6, 2013 4:00am PDT
santa barbara in second place. university of illinois at urbana-champaign. >> west virginia and syracuse. and on the bottom, bringham young university. >>> look at this bold statement oprah is making on the cover of the new "o" magazine. the massive wig weighs 3 1/2 pounds. >> she claims it's her favorite cover ever. i kind of like it, too. ♪ shield...sneeze...swish ♪ this back to school, there's a new routine ♪ [ female announcer ] kleenex tissues with sneeze shield are now thicker and more absorbent. in this lab demo, they help stop moisture better than the leading competitors. ♪ la...la mm. now he's totally huggable. i wash everything with tide plus downy. makes his clothes soft and clean... just like one of my teddy bears. more like a grizzly bear. a teddy bear. that's my tide. what's yours? ♪ a teddy bear. let busy treats entertain your dog with playful shapes, long lasting layers, savory flavors, and mesmerizing textures. get busy. the world's most entertaining treats. . >> live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. thank you for starting your day w
NBC
Aug 6, 2013 4:00am PDT
nationwide. they found the top party schools include syracuse university, west virginia, the university of illinois at urbana-champaign, the university of california santa barbara. number one in the best party schools? the university of iowa. >>> straight ahead, all your sports headlines when "early today" returns. >>> monday not a good day for the yankees. first yankees star alex rodriguez gets suspended. hours later, the crowd gives their judgment. listen to this. >> number 13, alex rodriguez. [ booing ] >> yeah, no love for a-rod's first at-bat this season for the yankees. he does single. it ain't enough. the white sox with the rout there, 8-1. did i mention derek jeter on the disabled list again. not good for the yankees. or closed caption of the crowd, boos. reacting to the 13 suspensions, mark mcgwire, a prominent baseballer from the '90s steroid era saying just really hope and pray that this is the end of it. everybody, especially the players, don't want any more part of it. and i hope this is the end of it. i wish i was never part of it. >>> 15, 14 plus another. the dodgers unstopp
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2013 5:00am EDT
. the worst in west virginia with heavy rain coming through. as far as the forecast, a few showers and storms around d.c., especially the carolinas and southeast but i mentioned over the weekend great weather from the great lakes to the ohio valley, hot in the middle of the country. one spot hotter than we like, down along the gulf coast but i don't think anyone will get washed out. >> good sign. it is friday looking forward to the weekend. >>> it has been 50 years since dr. martin luther king jr. delivered his "i have a dream" speech, yet americans remain deeply divided over just how color blind our country is today. we'll have those details, next. [ male announcer ] running out of steam? ♪ now you can give yourself a kick in the rear! v8 v-fusion plus energy. natural energy from green tea plus fruits and veggies. need a little kick? ooh! could've had a v8. in the juice aisle. but, dad, you've got... [ voice of dennis ] allstate. with accident forgiveness, they guarantee your rates won't go up just because of an accident. smart kid. [ voice of dennis ] indeed. are you in good ha
ABC
Aug 21, 2013 6:00am EDT
mark warner, west virginia senator jay rockefeller and connecticut senator richard blumeen that blumeen thal. >>> facebook wants to get more of the world's 7 billion people online. the company has formed a partnership with internet.org and large mobile technology companies. its goal is to make internet access available to two-thirds of the world who are not connected. the group's plan includes maybe developing cheaper smartphones and also using mobile data more officially. >>> if you're smart and rich there's a good chance you use google. those are the findings of gnaw study released. the study found that people who google tend to live in states with high college graduation rates and income. the findings should be taken with a grain of salt. the stats only provide descriptive results and don't explain the "what and why" behind those findings. >>> the roof of the model s electric sedan is so strong it broke the testing machine during independent validations of the government crash test scores. roof crush strength was one of the reasons the electric car came in with a five star ra
ABC
Aug 8, 2013 6:30am EDT
nice and dry in maryland, but back off in west virginia, yes, some showers and thunderstorms already bubbling up across that area. as we continue through your day, we will see some sunshine trying to roll in here, but also the clouds will be holding tough. this morning we've already been dealing with some patchy fog in a lot of spots as well. now let's take you outside. you can see exactly what i'm talking about in towson this morning. yes, this is one of the areas where the patchy fog is is out there. that will slowly but surely begin to burn off as we continue through your morning hours, and we will get some sunshine in here, and we also will have some showers and thunderstorms. so a little bit of everything. we head over into mount airy where we are seeing a nice sunrise, the clouds and also a few breaks in those clouds. that's going to be the name of the game for today. temperatures right now coming in at 71 degrees in owens mills, 70 in northville. edgewood, good morning to you, you're at 68 degrees. we're at 74 in pasadena. shadyside coming in at 73 and easton is at 74 degrees
ABC
Aug 12, 2013 5:30pm EDT
sparking showers and flood concerns in southern west virginia. this is the boundary headed our way tomorrow. hope you enjoy a calm day. it looks active with the possibility of heavy rain. it could linger well into the afternoon. we'll talk about that in more detail. let's head out to meet roll just sco sco. the return to summer. >> it feels sticky, beautiful weekend. i hope everyone enjoyed it because now we're getting into the muggy air. let's take you to futurecast and show you how it maps out. it will show you that the storms will come in during the course of tomorrow morning. it will be a shower deal. if you're out toward frederick county, it will start sooner. during the scores of the mid-morning hours, the scattered shower, even a clap or two of thunder. severe weather could be on the isolated side. everything clears out nicely by wednesday. rain total rain wise about a half an inch to an inch of rain. some communities seeing over an inch of rain. be aware of. that keep it locked on abc2. so a general risk of thunderstorms. some could test to severe limits, gusty winds and lo
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 4:30am EDT
dike into the ohio valley and heading into west virginia. we could get isolated showers as we go throughout the morning as well. we put on a different perspective and you can see things dry out a bit further back off towards the north and west you go. that's an area of high pressure that will be building in. behind the cold front, that will move through the morning, we will start to get drier air in here and also it will become more mild especially heading towards the weekend. but in the meantime, we are waiting for this to go through so as you head out the door this morning, you might want to take the rain gear with you just incase but it will be isolated in nature if we get showers or thunderstorms. now as we head to the tropics or gulf of mexico this is where we are watching an area of disturbed weather and the national hurricane center puts a 10% chance of this become a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours. we will monitor it. temperatures at 68 in norrisville. mount airy 68 and we are seeing more 72s along the eastern shore in centerville and easton this morning. and mardel
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2013 2:30am PDT
what we're dealing with this weekend really benign, few areas of wet weather through ohio, west virginia, isolated storms in the southeast. in the great lakes, ohio valley, northeast, mid-atlantic this, is going to be a picture perfect gorgeous weekend. i mean, brian, we're talking about for many on the east coast, i mean, warm days, sunny and then cool nights. i mean perfect. >> is it going to be too cold to let the kids camp outside in connecticut. >> sleeping bags. >> coming up on "morning joe" heard calls for president obama's impeachment but they're usually not from somewhat moderate senators. the surprising comments from senator tom coburn. we head around the water cooler. the new iphone has new features and david letterman is ready to spill the beans. we'll be right back. right now, 7 years of music is being streamed. a quarter million tweeters are tweeting. and 900 million dollars are changing hands online. that's why hp built a new kind of server. one that's 80% smaller. uses 89% less energy. and costs 77% less. it's called hp moonshot. and it's giving the internet the
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